J. H. Appelt Building

Description:

Photograph of the J. H. Appelt Building in 1889. There are people standing around the building and a man in a cart pulled by two mules. This is a brick two-story building with lots of windows. According to accompanying information, this saloon was located at Third and LaGrange Streets in Hallettsville and was built in 1888-89, and there was a fire in 1890 which resulted in the left side of the building being torn down and rebuilt.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Lavaca County - Hallettsville
Creation Date: 1889
Partner(s):
Friench Simpson Memorial Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1889
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Lavaca County - Hallettsville
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1889  
Description:

Photograph of the J. H. Appelt Building in 1889. There are people standing around the building and a man in a cart pulled by two mules. This is a brick two-story building with lots of windows. According to accompanying information, this saloon was located at Third and LaGrange Streets in Hallettsville and was built in 1888-89, and there was a fire in 1890 which resulted in the left side of the building being torn down and rebuilt.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm., on mat 25 x 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): buildings | mules
Partner:
Friench Simpson Memorial Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FSML_T-40007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth128781
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image